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Colts Ink Former Steelers OT Trai Essex

A day after losing in their opener to the Bears, the Colts have inked free agent offensive tackle Trai Essex and waived offensive tackle Mike Person and center A.Q. Shipley.

Colts Make Roster Moves

The Colts today waived the following players: WR-Jeremy Ross, RB-Darren Evans, TE-Andre Smith, T-Mike Tepper, C-Zane Taylor, T-Steven Baker, DT-Jason Shirley, ILB-Greg Lloyd, TE-Kyle Miller, G-Hayworth Hicks, OLB-Jerry Brown, S-Latarrius Thomas, DT-Chigbo Anunoby, WR-Kashif Moore and LS-Justin Snow They also let go injured RB-Deji Karim, DE-James Aiono, OLB-Tim Fugger, CB-Brandon King and S-Mike Newton. The […]

Colts drop 11 Sunday

Sunday night found the Indianapolis Colts relatively busy as they released 11 players in the quest of getting pared down to the NFL-madated 53-man roster. The players released are: CB Cameron Chism CB Antonio Fenelus CB Terrence Johnson CB Chris Rucker S Matt Merlietti S David Caldwell LB Mike Balogun WR Quan Cosby RB Alvester […]

Irsay Announces Latest Colts Roster Moves; Team Ink RB Alvester Alexander

Colts owner Jim Irsay was back on Twitter on Tuesday night giving updates on the teams latest roster moves. Colts owner Jim Irsay is once again announing roster moves via his twitter account. Tonight came the news that the team had signed free agent running back Alvester Alexander and placed linebacker Scott Lutrus on injured […]

Colts Ink Veteran RB Mewelde Moore

The Colts announced today they have signed veteran running back Mewelde Moore and released quarterback David Legree. Moore enters his ninth NFL season having spent four years with the Minnesota Vikings (2004-07) and four seasons with the Steelers (2008-11). In 113 career games, Moore has totaled 494 carries for 2,247 yards (4.5 avg.) and six […]

Colts Dump TE Brody Eldridge, Add Another QB

The Colts have cut tight end Brody Eldridge and brought in another quarterback. Eldridge played two seasons in Indy after the Colts took him in the fifth round of the 2010 draft. In 27 games, he caught 14 passes for 84 yards but was primarily a blocker. Indy took two tight ends in April — […]

Colts Claim RB Karim Off Waivers from Jags

The Colts have claimed running back Deji Karim off waivers from the Jaguars. A sixth round pick out of Southern Illinois in 2010, Karim has 98 carries for 290 yards, 17 receptions for 130 yards out of the backfield, and has averaged 24.7 yards on 77 kick returns in 23 games over the last two […]

It’s Official – Colts Have Decided to Cut QB Peyton Manning

Chris Mortensen of ESPN is reporting the news that most in the NFL have been expecting for the past few weeks. The Indianapolis Colts and QB Peyton Manning are “parting ways” and an announcement about the decision is coming tomorrow from the Colts. The move is not at all a shock, as Manning was due […]

Colts Ink Both DE Hickman and Safety Newton to “Reserve/Futures” Contract

The Colts announced the signing of defensive end Justin Hickman and safety Mike Newton to “Reserve/Futures” contract. Newton signed with the Colts as an undrafted free agent out of Buffalo, Newton had six tackles, including four on special teams, in 12 games. Waived/injured by the Colts in August, Newton spent the 2011 season as a […]